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Hotel of charm located in the city center of Besancon, near the Citadel: fortification of VAUBAN, classified with the world inheritance of UNESCO. In the historic center of Besancon, called "Loop" in reference to the loop formed by the Doubs at the foot of the Citadel. The Best Western Citadelle Besancon is ideally placed at the entry of the city, with an interior court. The 41 rooms are entirely renovated, and all equipped with TV flat-faced screen, strong trunk, courtesy tray, new top-of-the-range bed linen, free access Wi-Fi. The breakfast room and the living room of relaxation are in parts arched with enormously of charm. Decoration harmoniously combines the old one and the contemporary.

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3 Stars


Pets: No Pets accepted
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15:00:00 | 12:00:00
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What's nearby?


  • 60 kilometer(s) from Belfort, Franche Comte

  • 90 kilometer(s) from Dijon, Bourgogne

  • 120 kilometer(s) from Lausanne (CH), Switzerland

  • 300 kilometer(s) from Lyon

  • 400 kilometer(s) from Paris

  • 180 kilometer(s) from Freibug, Germany

  • 300 kilometer(s) from Strasbourg, Alsace

  • 5 kilometer(s) from Parc Lafayette

  • 5 kilometer(s) from Temis

  • 8 kilometer(s) from Ecole Valentin

  • 5 kilometer(s) from Chalezeule

  • 15 kilometer(s) from Saint Vit

Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
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TripAdvisor Traveller Rating: Rating: Based on 206 traveller reviews
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Good Location

04/12/2016 Christian K, Lucerne, Luzern, Switzerland

- centrally located - stylish interior - clean overall - wifi 👍 - very good Breakfast with a large Choice - Parking available - great and helpful Staff - Standard Rooms are not the biggest but real... more

Owner Response
BWCitadelle, Receptionist at BEST WESTERN Citadelle, responded to this review
Dear Christian, We want to thank you for your positive feedback about your stay in our hotel. It is very pleasant for us to receive such comments from clients. We are glad you enjoyed your stay in Besançon, and hope we will be lucky enough to host you once again. Best regards, Alexandra

Wonderful stay and very nice staff

25/10/2016 Ilovetotravel155, Nyon, Switzerland

We stayed here one night only in reason of an event in the Scenacle. We really liked the hotel and would most definitely stay here again. The rooms were very well decorated, the TV was big, there was ... more

Owner Response
BWCitadelle, Réceptionniste at BEST WESTERN Citadelle, responded to this review
Dear Sir, Madam, We want to thank you for your positive comment, which is truly appreciated and a true reward for the whole team work. We are glad you enjoyed all of the services we propose. As much as for you, it will be our pleasure to host you once again!

Nice staff, a bit small, but ok

27/08/2016 Jy K, Singapore, Singapore

We got the family room at the entrance. 2 queen size bed ( one in a sofa). We were not in the nicest and oldest place. Only one bottle of water in the room where we were 4 and no free coffee. Staff wa... more


The Character of Hotel is Inside

27/08/2016 davidu2219, Sans Souci, Australia

Hotel building is very ordinary outside up a lane, however inside has character. Welcome very friendly, rooms are adequate, small lift for just 2 persons with bags, but that is all that you need. Limi... more


Hotel with more character than the name implies

02/08/2016 Christina L, Boston, Massachusetts

The Best Western name led us to expect bland modernity, but "Citadelle" was more like what we found. The rooms and spaces are gorgeous re-decorations of an old French castle. Everything was modern and... more